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Lamouche appointed chief commercial officer, Europe, with Accor

Lamouche appointed chief commercial officer, Europe, with Accor

6 August 2019 Hotel News

Accor has appointed Karelle Lamouche to the role of chief commercial officer for Europe. In this newly created role, Lamouche will lead Accor’s commercial team with responsibility for driving the business revenue strategy for the company and its partners across all European markets.

Accor welcomes reopening of Raffles Singapore

Accor welcomes reopening of Raffles Singapore

2 August 2019 Hotel News

A flagship property within Accor, the hotel is now welcoming guests and visitors, following a careful three-phased restoration, which began in February 2017. The meticulous restoration led by acclaimed interior designer Alexandra Champalimaud was also supported by Aedas, a leading global architecture and design firm.

MGallery Kyoto Yura Hotel opens in Japan

MGallery Kyoto Yura Hotel opens in Japan

10 May 2019 Hotel News

MGallery Kyoto Yura Hotel has made its debut in the country’s ancient capital. The hotel pays homage to the traditions of Kyoto through art and heritage, providing a unique experience inspired by the essence of the local neighbourhood – a key consideration for all MGallery Hotels.

Accor seeks to leverage portfolio for Africa growth

Accor seeks to leverage portfolio for Africa growth

26 April 2019 Hotel News

Accor is seeking to fast-track its development plans in Africa, leveraging its expanded portfolio to consolidate its leadership position in the north and west of the continent. The France-based group is taking a leading role in Africa’s evolving hospitality landscape.

Mark Willis, chief executive, Middle East, AccorHotels

Mark Willis, chief executive, Middle East, AccorHotels

11 April 2019 Videos

As its acquisition-led growth continues, Breaking Travel News speaks to Mark Willis, chief executive in the Middle East for AccorHotels, about what the company’s growing portfolio of brands is able to bring to the hospitality sector in the region. He also tells about his ambitions for development in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.

IHIF 2019: Accor unveils new Tribe brand

IHIF 2019: Accor unveils new Tribe brand

Renowned for its expertise in the economy and midscale sector and now a major name in luxury hotels, Accor continues to establish itself in the lifestyle sector in order to offer an ever-greater range of experiences and to satisfy the needs of its customers and partners.